SERA:Books&links

A) European Strategy 2020- 2050

  1. Strategic Energy technology Plan ( SET-Plan): http://ec.europa.eu/energy/technology/set_plan/set_plan_en.htm
  2. The Information System for the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan: http://setis.ec.europa.eu/
  3. HORIZON2020, EUROPE Innovation: http://ec.europa.eu/research/horizon2020/index_en.cfm

B) USA- strategy

  1. National Science foundation: http://www.nsf.gov/
  2. Department of Energy: http://energy.gov/; http://www.eere.energy.gov/

C) EUROPEAN TECHNOLOGICAL PLATFORMS (http://cordis.europa.eu/technology-platforms/individual_en.html)

Energy ICT Bio-based economy Production and processes Transport
Biofuels ARTEMIS FABRE TP ECTP ACARE
SmartGrids ENIAC Food ESTEP ERRAC
TPWind ISI GAH ETP SMR ERTRAC
Photovoltaics Net!Works NanoMedicine Manufuture Waterborne
ZEP NEM Plants FTC ESTP
SNETP NESSI Forest-based WSSTP
RHC EUROP SusChem
EPoSS EuMaT
Photonics21 IndustrialSafety

D) Energy: European Technological platforms

  1. Platforma Europeana Hidrogen-Pile de combustie: http://www.fch-ju.eu/
  2. European Biofuels Technology Platform (EBTP): http://www.biofuelstp.eu/
  3. European Technology Platform for Wind Energy (TPWind): http://www.windplatform.eu/
  4. European Photovoltaic Technology Platform: http://www.eupvplatform.org/
  5. European Technology Platform for Electricity Networks of the Future:http://www.smartgrids.eu/
  6. ZEP- Zero Emission Platform- Carbon dioxide capture & sequestration: http://www.zeroemissionsplatform.eu/
  7. Sustainable Nuclear Energy Technology Platform: http://www.snetp.eu/
  8. European Technology Platform on Renewable Heating & Cooling: http://www.rhc-platform.org/

E) Bio-based economy- platforms

  1. Sustainable Farm Animal Breeding and Reproduction Technology Platform (FABRE-TP): http://www.fabretp.info
  2. ETP Food for Life: http://etp.fooddrinkeurope.eu; key documents– http://cordis.europa.eu/technology-platforms/food_en.html
  3. European Technology Platform for Global Animal Health: http://www.etpgah.eu/
  4. European Technology Platform on Nanomedicine: http://www.etp-nanomedicine.eu
  5. European Technology Platform ‘Plants for the Future': http://www.plantetp.org/
  6. Forest-based Sector Technology Platform (FTP): http://www.forestplatform.org

F) Fuel Cells-Books &links

  1. Jurgen Garche, ed, Encyclopedia of Electrochemical Power Sources ( www.sciencedirect.com or on books.google.com): chapters
  2. Fuel Cell Handbook, http://www.fuelcells.org/fchandbook.pdf, published by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The book explains fuel cell basics, including the various technologies and applications.
  3. Fuel Cell Systems, http://www.wkap.nl/, This multidisciplinary text covers the main types of fuel cells, R & D issues, plant design and construction, and economic factors to provide industrial and academic researchers working in electrochemistry, and engineering.
  4. Fuel Cells and Their Applications, http://www.wileyeurope.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-3527285792.html/. The book provides an evaluation of the applications of fuel cells
  5. Handbook of Fuel Cells, http://www.wiley.com/legacy/wileychi/hfc/, This four volume set brings together in a single reference work the fundamentals, principles and the current state-of-the-art in fuel cells.
  6. New Materials for Batteries and Fuel Cells, http://www.mrs.org/, The book reflects the materials systems and issues of electrochemical materials R & D in batteries, fuel cells and capacitors.

C) Photovoltaics

  1. Arnulf Jager-Waldau, “Research Solar Cell Production and Market Implementation of Photovoltaics” in “PV Status Report 2006″, 2006 (*)